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Supermarket Chain Adds Braille To Grocery Aisles Thanks To Effort Of Ventura County Boy

Posted on Friday, October 12, 2012 12:44am


Joshua Project Sign At Whole Foods Thousand Oaks

An eight year old Ventura County boy who has been blind from birth was frustrated he couldn’t find things in supermarkets where his family shopped.

But, Joshua Goldenberg did something about it. Now, thanks to the efforts of the Simi Valley boy, his parents, and a supermarket chain, there are supermarkets in Ventura, and Santa Barbara Counties with Braille signage, and the effort is growing.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco has the story, from Thousand Oaks.

Click on link to listen to/download story: Joshua Project

Link To Joshua Project Foundation: http://www.thejoshuaprojectfoundation.org/index.php


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